Big Solihull rally against youth cuts attracts 1,000
A 12-year-old from Prime Minister David Cameron's constituency spoke of his concerns over the threatened closure of youth services in his area as he joined a huge rally against proposed cuts in Solihull
Nicky Wishart was among around 1,000 people at the rally in Solihull, staged by Unite to launch a campaign against "catastrophic" cuts to youth services.
Unite warned that one in four youth services such as volunteering projects and youth clubs in England faced spending cuts of up to 30%.
Young people arrived from across the country for the rally , congregating at the Renewal Conference Centre in Solihull.